PSEi drops below 8,000 on geopolitical tensions

STOCKS dropped below the 8,000 line on Tuesday following concerns over North Korea’s recent launching of a missile over Japan earlier in the day. The...

PHL stocks seen sideways after Fed symposium

LOCAL SHARES will continue trading sideways this week, with the market to take its lead from Wall Street following speeches by key central bankers...

PSE index stays above 8,000 despite thin trade

THE MAIN INDEX managed to stay above the 8,000 mark last week despite thin trading due to the official start of the Chinese “ghost”...

Bourse extends gains in step with many Asian peers

THE MAIN INDEX inched further past the 8,000 mark on Friday, keeping in step with major Asian peers as investors awaited signals from central...

Stocks eke out gains as investors seek catalysts

By Krista A.M. Montealegre, National Correspondent STOCKS eked out gains in lackluster trading on Thursday, as investors search for new catalysts to sustain the benchmark index’s...

Shares end flat amid lack of market-moving news

By Arra B. Francia, Reporter STOCKS traded sideways for lack of leads on Wednesday, causing the local barometer to fall below the 8,000 mark for the...

Stocks flat in listless trading as ‘ghost month’ starts

LOCAL EQUITIES barely moved as the Aug. 22 to Sept. 19 Chinese “ghost month” began, with political noise and the peso’s continued weakness providing...

Stocks to dip on thin trade as ‘ghost month’ starts

LOCAL EQUITIES will likely dip this week as investors maintain a cautious stance at the official start of the so-called “ghost month.” The bellwether Philippine...

PSEi notches gains on GDP data, easing tensions

THE Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) posted gains last week, even as it edged lower on Friday as investors resorted to profit taking after...

Stocks drop as jitters spark profit-taking

By Krista Angela M. Montealegre, National Correspondent LOCAL stocks ended a four-session winning streak, but stayed above the 8,000 level at the close of the...

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